samba_dnsupdate and samba_spnupdate scripts fail
anatoliy.atanasov at postpath.com
Sat Nov 20 06:52:19 MST 2010
> > Hi Anatoliy,
> > The scripts for samba_dnsupdate and samba_spnupdate fail with this
> error, when i run samba with sudo:
> > sudo bin/samba -i -M single -d3
> given the bin/ prefix, I'm guessing you are running this from the
> build directory?
Yes, i start samba from the build directory.
> > Calling DNS name update script
> > Calling SPN name update script
> > /home/ant/bin/rwdc/sbin/samba_dnsupdate: Traceback (most recent
> call last):
> > /home/ant/bin/rwdc/sbin/samba_dnsupdate: File
> "/home/ant/bin/rwdc/sbin/samba_dnsupdate", line 40, in <module>
> > /home/ant/bin/rwdc/sbin/samba_dnsupdate: import samba
> > /home/ant/bin/rwdc/sbin/samba_dnsupdate: ImportError: No module
> named samba
> whereas this is running from the install directory. So the problem
> probably is that you have not done a 'make install'
> What we need to do is change things so that "dns update command" in
> loadparm is automatically set to use scripting/bin instead of the
> install path when we run from the build directory.
> > ../dsdb/dns/dns_update.c:279: Failed SPN update -
> > I deleted everything from the installed prefix, did make install
> and samba-tool vampire after that.
> hmm, if you have done a make install, then the
> /home/ant/bin/rwdc/sbin/samba_dnsupdate script should have had this in
> sys.path.insert(0, "/home/ant/bin/rwdc/lib/python2.6/site-packages")
> can you check that?
Yes, the script has that line.
The thing that fixed the script was to export the PYTHONPATH for root user as well.
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